This piece is 50-60 years old, handwoven with natural dyes.This stunning piece with its centralised panel full of mutli-coloured tribal designs is framed in a traditional intricate motif border and finished off with a clean delicate fringe. A vibrant Soumak piece in great condition and with an affordable price tag. If you wish to own a piece of cultural Turkish heritage then look no further.
Soumak rug making techniques have been around for almost 500 years. The process used to make these traditonal rugs is a similar technique to how tapestry is woven and leave no pilling like normal area rugs.
All of our Kilims, Cicims/jijims and Sumaks/Soumak are authentic Turkish pieces that are sourced from villages and towns around the country. Kilims, Cicms and Sumaks are traditional Turkish rug making at its historical best. We have a gallery and shops in the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul and we have a vast selection of unique, traditional, authentic, old and new Turkish Kilims, Ccims/jijims and Soumaks/Sumaks to fit any price range and design. So please come and visit us when you are in our historical city.
Dimensions – 200cms x 124cms / 6′ 6″ x 4′ 1″.